Shalyn Getz, Program and Communications Specialist
, holds a Bachelor of Arts in Religion with a minor in Sociology from Middlebury College. Shalyn moved to Indianapolis from Joppa, MD in June 2011 to join the staff as an AmeriCorps VISTA, where she served two terms as a program specialist. As the Program and Communications Specialist, Shalyn manages School on Wheels’ website, social media, and emails and develops curriculum for tutoring. Shalyn is also the Program Coordinator for the IPS #54 STAR (Striving Towards Academic Readiness) lunchtime program for kindergarteners and first graders. For questions regarding social media, tutoring curriculum or the STAR Program, email Shalyn.
Favorite Childhood Movie: The Brave Little Toaster
Favorite Childhood Book: The Ice Cream Cone Coot & Other Rare Birds
Favorite Snack: Bananas and peanut butter
When She’s Not Working She Likes to: Read, run, listen to music, bake, and cook
In an Alternate Reality Without School on Wheels, She’d Be: A school social worker
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